ARUP In the News

General Press

Ashwood, Edward. “In Diagnostic Innovation, Something Incredible Is Waiting to Be Known.” Roll Call, September 12, 2014.

Jackson, Brian. “All Health Care Innovation Is Not Created Equal.” Deseret News, November 15, 2011.

Creager, Janine. "Dr. Ed Ashwood: Focusing on the Patient." Utah Business, October 2010.

Jackson, Brian. “It's the Health Care Payment System, Stupid!Salt Lake Tribune, December 11, 2009.

Howell, Ryan. “ARUP Honors School of Medicine Pathologist with Endowed Position.” Daily Utah Chronicle, September 22, 2009.

Gorrell, Mike. “Honorees: A Happy Employee Is a Productive Employee.” Salt Lake Tribune, June 25, 2009.

O'Malley, Michael. “Concurrent Analytical Inc. Receives Phase I SBIR Grant from NSF to Combat Herpes.” Utah

Fietkau, Rebecca. Interviewed by Sara Cardine. “Corporate Wellness: Adding Corporations to Your Client List.” CLUB Solutions, March 2009: 29–34.

Health Care Professions Concerned About Shortages.” KUTV Channel 2, February 2009.

Silicon Slopes. “Spotlight: Ronald L. Weiss, President & COO, ARUP Laboratories.” January 20, 2009.

Lab Industry Press

Press Release. "PierianDx Closes Series A Financing Led by Health Catalyst Capital Management: Leading Bioinformatics Platform Poised for Next Stage of Growth." January 7, 2015.

Ray, Turna. "ARUP Takes on BRCA Variant Classification by Launching Database, In Silico VUS Resource." GenomeWeb, May 13, 2015.

Jackson, Brian and Leavitt, Casey. "Slashing Send-out Costs with Lab Formularies." CAP Today, July 2014.

"Clinical Laboratories Face Deadline to Comply with New Standard for Bar Code Labels on Specimens." Dark Daily, June 26, 2013.

Miller, Chris. "Doctors’ Mistakes in Genetic Test Orders Is Warning Signal to Pathologists and Clinical Laboratories." Dark Daily, October 29, 2012.

Miller, Chris. "Fumbled DNA Tests Mean Peril for Breast-Cancer Patients." Bloomberg,
September 9, 2012.

Jackson, Brian. "The Path To Better Test Utilization." Clinical Laboratory News,
September 2012.

Kling, Jim. "Olympic Pipetters Vie for Gold, Silver, and Pizza." BioTechniques, August 2012.

Weiss, Ronald. "The Long and Winding Regulatory Road for Laboratory-Developed Tests." American Journal of Clinical Pathology 138, no. 1 (June 2012): 20–26.

Paxton, Anne. “For Slimmed-down Send-outs, Data in the Driver’s Seat.” CAP Today, March, 2012.

Weiss, Ronald. "Facing Facts in Regulating Genetic Tests." HealthAffairs Blog, January 3, 2011.

Shotorbani, Khosrow. “Laboratory Technology: The Information-centric Lab Advance for Administrators of the Laboratory 19, no. 10 (October 2010): 57.

Jackson, Brian and David Plaut. “Constructing a Lab Formulary.” Advance for Administrators of the Laboratory 19, no. 20 (August 2010): 24.

Avera Laboratory Network. Case Study. "Avera Lab Network Remains in Control While Integrating Multiple EMRs." February 2010.

Landau, Misia. “Inspiring Minds.” Clinical Chemistry no. 55 (September 2009): 1744–46.

Erali, Maria, et al. “Human Papillomavirus Genotyping Using an Automated Film-Based Chip Array.” Journal of Molecular Diagnostics 11, no. 5 (July 2009): 439–45.

Ahlin, Peggy and Bonnie Messinger. “Patient Safety Focus: More on Latent Errors in Laboratory Services.” Clinical Laboratory News, July 2009.

Petersen, Cherie. “Service Excellence.” Advance for Administrators of the Laboratory 18, no. 5 (May 2009): 18.

Koehler, Amanda and Kerri Penno. “Laboratory Professionals Get Results.” Advance for Medical Laboratory Professionals 21, no. 8 (May 2009): 8.

Bentz, Joel. “The Role of Nipple-Aspirate Fluid Cytology in Breast-Cancer Risk Screening.” Medical Laboratory Observer, March 2009.

Jackson, Brian. “The Value of Data Mining.” Advance for Administrators of the Laboratory, January 2009 (Web publication).

Lab Industry Interviews

Lyon, Elaine. Interviewed by “They’re LDPs not LDTs Argues Elaine Lyon of ARUP.”, May 5, 2014.

Weir, Peter. Interviewed by Brian Jackson. "A Family Physician's Perspective on Laboratory Testing and Diagnostic Errors." Clinical Laboratory News 39, no.1 (January 2013).

Grenache, David. Interviewed by Jill Hoffman. “hCG in Abnormal Pregnancies & Malignancies.” Advance for Administrators of the Laboratory 20, no. 1 (January 2011): 44.

Beldin, Kristofer, Karen Mata, and Mary Malmquist. “Lifeblood of the Laboratory/Medical Lab Techs Are in Demand.” Standard-Examiner, September 13, 2010.

Grenache, David. Interviewed by MLO. “Scientists Seeking Answers for Fetuses and Infants.” Medical Laboratory Observer, September 2009.

Singh, Ila. Interviewed by Machines Like Us. “Researchers Find First Evidence of Virus in Malignant Prostate Cells.” Machines Like Us, September 2009.

Roberts, William. Interviewed by Karen Titus. “With Glucose Reporting, Time to Simplify.” Cap Today, June 2009.

Hillyard, David. Interviewed by Anne Ford. “Singing New Tunes for Hepatitis Testing.” Cap Today, April 2009.

Lehman, Christopher. Interviewed by Anne Paxton. “Easy Does It—Showing Caution with RBC Transfusions.” Cap Today, April 2009.

Voelkerding, Karl and Rong Mao. Interviewed by William Check. “Momentum Builds for Latest Sequencing.” Cap Today, February 2009.

McMillin, Gwen. Interviewed by William Check. “PGx Tests for Warfarin Dosing—How Soon?Cap Today, January 2009.

Lehman, Christopher. Interviewed by Anne Ford. “Disabling Mislabeling—Solutions for Blood Banks.” Cap Today, January 2009.